I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
As Yom Kippur approaches, I’ll share what I’ve learned about how to apologize—and how not to
Plus Gallaudet’s Jewish head, survivors’ cancer, and more
Plus nukes in Prague, sex in the West Bank, and more in the news
Tablet profile today explains more
Dalia Mogahed may be the most influential figure guiding the Obama Administration’s Middle East outreach
Plus informal U.S.-Hamas talks, Palestine next year, and more in the news
Plus Iran’s sanctions, Obama’s Seder, and more in the news
Plus Bibi’s missing counter-offer, and more
South African’s skewed vision of conflict
Did Obama apply pressure at the wrong time?
Things are tense between Obama and Bibi
Elliott Abrams, who oversaw the Middle East for George Bush, says the recent Israel crisis reflects how the Obama team is doing business with the rest of the world
Should look more familiar to Israelis
Groups see Congress, not administration, as most crucial
At the AIPAC Conference with Netanyahu
But Obama is more powerful than ever; and more in the news
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.